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Economic Sophisms Vol II

by Frederic Bastiat

Why should I go on tormenting myself with this dry and dreary science of Political Economy? Why? The question is reasonable. Labour of every kind is in itself sufficiently repugnant to warrant one in asking...


Economic Sophisms Vol I

by Frederic Bastiat

My design in this little volume is to refute some of the arguments which are urged against the Freedom of Trade. I do not propose to engage in a contest with the protectionists; but rather to instil a principle...


David Ricardo's Theory: Comparative Advantage

by Jean Blaise Mimbang, 50 minutes Business & Jonathan Stone

A practical and accessible guide to understanding the Theory of Comparative Advantages

The motto of the Theory of Comparative Advantage formulated by David Ricardo is: specialize to rule.In fact, as we all live...


Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of a Jobless Future

by Martin Ford

What are the jobs of the future? How many will there be? And who will have them? We might imagine—and hope—that today’s industrial revolution will unfold like the last: even as some jobs are eliminated,...


Economics and the Public Welfare

by Benjamin M. Anderson

In the turbulent years between passage of the Federal Reserve Act (1913) and the Bretton Woods Agreement (1945), the peoples of the Western world suffered two World Wars, two major and several minor international...


Utilitarianism

by John Stuart Mill

The creed which accepts as the foundation of morals, Utility, or the Greatest Happiness Principle, holds that actions are right in proportion as they tend to promote happiness, wrong as they tend to produce...


Smart Money: How High-Stakes Financial Innovation is Reshaping Our World¿For the Better

by Andrew Palmer

Six years after the financial crisis, investment bankers remain villains in the public mind. But as Economist editor Andrew Palmer reveals in Smart Money, this vilified industry is capable of doing great good...


Learning by Doing: The Real Connection between Innovation, Wages, and Wealth

by James Bessen & Inc. Garamond Agency

Technology is constantly changing our world, leading to more efficient production. In the past, technological advancements dramatically increased wages, but during the last three decades, the median wage has...


The Globalization of Inequality

by François Bourguignon & Thomas Scott-Railton

In The Globalization of Inequality, distinguished economist and policymaker François Bourguignon examines the complex and paradoxical links between a vibrant world economy that has raised the living standard...


Popular Economics: What the Rolling Stones, Downton Abbey, and LeBron James Can Teach You about Economics

by John Tamny

John Tamny uses entertaining stories from sports, movies, popular culture, and famous businesses to explain the basic principles of economics. His Dollars and Sense is an everyman’s guide to how money really...


Sharing in the Success of the Digital Economy: A Progressive Approach to Radical Innovation

by Robert D. Atkinson, Michael McTernan & Alastair Reed

This book brings together political and economic experts to make the case for the progressive power of innovation and the digital economy in enabling societies to cope with new challenges.


Contemporary Economics: An Applications Approach

by Robert Carbaugh

The new edition of this popular text combines a clear, concise presentation of basic micro- and macroeconomic theory with up-to-date coverage of the U.S. economic recovery as well as international issues. The...


The Locust and the Bee: Predators and Creators in Capitalism's Future

by Geoff Mulgan

The recent economic crisis was a dramatic reminder that capitalism can both produce and destroy. It's a system that by its very nature encourages predators and creators, locusts and bees. But, as Geoff Mulgan...


Frontier and Developing Asia:The Next Generation of Emerging Markets

by Alfred Schipke

Frontier economies are receiving increasing attention from policymakers, investors, and academics. Compared with other low-income countries they have experienced rapid growth over the last two decades, giving...


A Simple Multivariate Filter for Estimating Potential Output

by Patrick Blagrave & Roberto Garcia-Saltos

Estimates of potential output are an important ingredient of structured forecasting and policy analysis. Using information on consensus forecasts, this paper extends the multivariate filter developed by Benes...


Renewing the Search for a Monetary Constitution: Reforming Government's Role in the Monetary System

by Lawrence H. White, Viktor J. Vanberg & Ekkehard A. Kohler

Over 50 years ago, In Search of a Monetary Constitution, which focused on the need for constraints on the creation of money by the government, was published. Although overlooked at the time, the work's analysis...


Macroprudential Policy and Labor Market Dynamics in Emerging Economies

by Alan Finkelstein Shapiro & Andres Gonzalez

Emerging economies have high shares of self-employed individuals running owner-only firms who, in contrast to many salaried firms, have little access to formal financing and therefore rely on informal financing...


It's The Economy, Stupid

by Vicky Pryce, Andy Rice & Peter Urwin

Pollsters are constantly worrying about our perceptions of politicians. What do their other halves look like? Who looks best when eating a bacon sandwich? Should they even be eating bacon sandwiches in the first...


Frontiers of Monetary Policymaking:Adding the Exchange Rate as a Tool to Combat Deflationary Risks in the Czech Republic

by Ali Alichi & Jaromir Benes

The paper first describes how the Czech National Bank (CNB) moved gradually from a fixed exchange rate regime to the frontiers of Inflation-Forecast Targeting. It then focuses on the CNB’s recent experience...


Assessing China's Corporate Sector Vulnerabilities

by Mali Chivakul & Raphael W. Lam

This paper documents and assesses the risk stemming from rising corporate indebtedness in China using a firm-level dataset of listed firms. It finds that while leverage on average is not high, there is a fat...